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Huldrych Zwingli

Huldrych Zwingli or Ulrich Zwingli was a leader of the Reformation in Switzerland, born during a time of emerging Swiss patriotism and increasing criticism of the Swiss mercenary system. He attended the University of Vienna and the University of Basel, a scholarly center of Renaissance humanism. He continued his studies while he served as a pastor in Glarus and later in Einsiedeln, where he was influenced by the writings of Erasmus... Read More

Born1 January 1484
Wildhaus, Swiss Confederation
Died11 October 1531 (aged 47)
Kappel, Canton of Z├╝rich, Swiss Confederation
OccupationPastor, theologian
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